Before you begin
You are responsible for food safety. This includes control of food from preparation to serving customers.
See City and State food safety resources:
All vending machines must be licensed and comply with applicable rules and regulations of the:
- National Automatic Merchandising Association (NAMA)
- National Sanitation Foundation International (NSF)
State and City regulations
You are responsible for following State and City regulations.
Vending machines in Minneapolis are required to be licensed.
You must renew your license every April.
If you have a vending machine license, you may add additional machines to your current license. The vending machine license fee is applied to each machine.
If you have a Minneapolis business license, you may add one or more machines to your current license. You must have the same ownership and address.
Submit your application
If you have questions, contact:
Information on this page are guidelines.